The following is an excerpt from Myra P. Saefong | October 12, 2012 | MarketWatch.com |
SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — Gold is primed for a breakout.
Just a stone’s throw away from a record level, gold prices may be ready to break free from the trading range they’ve been stuck in for ... Read More
Silver is regarded by many within the banking and investment industry as a ‘bullion’ product however its major use is as an industrial and fabrication product.
Over the past 10 years the total fabrication use of silver has remained fairly static around the 850-875 million ounces per annum range with a ... Read More
The following is an excerpt from Maria Kolesnikova, Rita Nazareth, Ye Xie and John Detrixhe | September 2, 2012 | Bloomberg.com |
Commodities beat equities, bonds and the dollar for a second consecutive month, the longest streak in more than a year, on mounting speculation policy makers will seek to rescue ... Read More
The following is an excerpt from Randall Forsyth | August 24, 2012 | Barrons.com |
This certainly has been gold’s week to shine, rallying more than $50 an ounce to over $1670. The metal also broke above its 200-day moving average, a sign of an improving technical trend, after the Federal ... Read More
The following is an excerpt from STAFF, Reuters | June 14, 2012 | Thefiscaltimes.com |
Gold prices rose on Wednesday as a retreat in the dollar against a basket of major currencies prompted some buying, with confidence in the metal bolstered by its move above $1,600 an ounce in the previous ... Read More
The following is an excerpt from Abram Brown | June 1, 2012 | Forbes.com |
Gold regained some of its lost luster this morning. Spot gold prices jumped $56, about 3.6%, to $1616.15 an ounce, as investors sought the perceived safety of the yellow metal.
A new reading today on the ... Read More
The following is an excerpt from Danielle Venton | May 11, 2012 | Wired.com |
The fight over the minerals that run the electronic world entered a new phase in March when the United States, the European Union and Japan collectively filed a case against China, accusing the rare-earth powerhouse of ... Read More
The following is an excerpt from Halah Touryalai | April 2, 2012 | Forbes.com |
Few investors know that tungsten was the number one metals performer in the world last year, gaining 35% while most other metals declined in price.
Tungsten has retreated a bit so far in 2012 but the current ... Read More
The following is an excerpt from STEVEN M. SEARS | March 14, 2012 | Barrons.com |
The iShares Silver Trust appears to be tarnished after rising about 20% this year alone.
Since shares of the exchange-traded fund hit its 2012 high on Feb. 28, the price has edged lower and recent trading ... Read More
Nikolas Perrault, President and CEO of Colt Resources Inc., talks with the Opportunist’s Managing Editor Leslie Stone about his company’s mining projects in Portugal.
Colt Resources Inc. is a Canadian junior exploration company engaged in acquiring, exploring, and developing mineral properties with an emphasis on gold and tungsten. It is currently ... Read More